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Irwin Shaw

AKA Irwin Gilbert Shamforoff

Born: 27-Feb-1913
Birthplace: Bronx, NY
Died: 16-May-1984
Location of death: Davos, Switzerland
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Playwright, Author

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Rich Man, Poor Man

Military service: US Army (1942-45, WWII, warrant officer)

Father: Wiliam Shaw
Mother: Rose Tompkins
Wife: Marian Edwards (m. 13-Oct-1939, one son)
Son: Adam

    University: BA, Brooklyn College (1934)

    George Stevens: A Filmmaker's Journey (25-Sep-1984) · Himself

Author of books:
The Young Lions (1948, novel)
The Troubled Air (1951, novel)

Wrote plays:
Bury the Dead (1936)

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